Oscar Pistorius

Follow #OscarTrial Sentencing Live

The Oscar Pistorius trial resumed this week. Watch live, or follow Suzanne Brenner's tweets (see below for both), as Judge Masipa sentences the athlete...
Oscar Pistorius in court today (with his sister in the background)

Oscar WILL be Sent for Psychiatric Evaluation

Judge Thokozile Masipa today ruled that Oscar Pistorius must be referred for 30-day psychiatric evaluation following Monday’s evidence from forensic psychiatrist Dr Merryll Vorster...
PHOTO – Lee-Anne Pace; credit Justin Klusener.

South Africa’s Lee-Anne Pace wins LPGA Championship in China

Congratulations to South African golfer Lee-Anne Pace who won the  Blue Bay LPGA Championship in Hainan Island, China, this morning! It's her second worldwide win...

Sibusiso Vilane’s trek to the top

by Nicky Rehbock As the first black African to summit Mount Everest and walk to the South Pole completely unaided, Sibusiso Vilane, 40, is one...
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Eskom Suspends CEO & 3 Bosses as Independent Enquiry is Commissioned

South Africa's beleaguered power-provider Eskom has suspended four executives including CEO Tsediso Matona while it commissions an independent enquiry into the running of its business. The move...
Robin Williams

Robin Williams Passes Away at the Age of 63

Hollywood star Robin Williams has passed away in California at the age of 63 in an apparent suicide. His representative Mara Buxbaum said in a...
Green Vanilla Tea

Interview with Green Vanilla Tea author Marie Williams

Award-winning South African author Marie Williams talks exclusively to SAPeople about love, loss, Green Goblins and discovering what makes your heart sing. Marie was recently...

Surf’s Up in Umdloti Next Weekend!

Some of South Africa's hottest young surfers will be riding it out next weekend in the second leg of the Quiksilver "Takes One to...
NYAFF Poster featuring image from South African film Love the One you Love.

Film Festival in NYC says ‘Hello Africa’!

In celebration of the 22nd New York African Film Festival (NYAFF) an exciting line-up of over 25 films from more than 15 countries from...

China Bans Ivory Carving Imports for a Year

Initial reports that China had banned ivory imports for a year got a severe dousing later today after it was clarified that this ban...

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